The Council has an important role to play in a wide range of emergency situations. This role will vary with the type of emergency and what stage it is at.

Potentially the expertise of any Service could be required, either directly to the public or in a supporting role to other Services or other agencies’ front line staff.

Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council has prepared an Emergency Plan capable of dealing with events from major emergencies to small but possibly unusual emergency situations.